What Went Wrong at the HOPE Hacking Conference?

Attendees at Hackers on Planet Earth don’t think the conference is doing enough to address issues of harassment and intimidation from "bad faith attendees."


Manchester Orchestra Know That Winter Is Coming

We sat down with Andy Hull and Robert McDowell to discuss the cold they tried to create on the band's new album, 'A Black Mile to the Surface.'


'Dear Peaches,' Today's Comic by Merv Heers

Tahira has a hard time getting past the death of her cat Peaches until she finds hope in the form of a new furry friend.


Women Are Really Not into America Right Now

Only 29 percent of all American women say they have "quite a lot of confidence" in the direction of the country.


Dancing With an Elder God at the End of 'Quake'

How one puzzling boss fight ended poorly for a young space marine, and how more games should aspire to true hopelessness.


Tiger Woods on Playing in the 2017 Masters: "God, I Hope So"

Tiger Woods is getting kind of sad at this point.


Rebecca Solnit: How to Find Hope in a New Era of Darkness

In the shadow of Trump's inauguration, Solnit revisits the lessons of her landmark book, "Hope in the Dark," to explain why despair during this time is premature.


The Top 10 Scientific Discoveries that Renewed Our Faith in Humanity This Year

Not everything this year was shit, we promise.


Comedian Aparna Nancherla on Having Compassion in the Face of Bigotry

In a country divided by white nationalism and fear, Aparna Nancherla reflects on a woman of color in comedy and urges Americans to remember that its our country's "melting pot" that defines its greatness.


Andrew W.K. on Loving Your Enemy

How an unspeakable act of kindness changed my life forever.


Don't Be Afraid, Be Loud: Jennifer Lawrence on What We Do Now

In the face of a Trump presidency, the Oscar-winning actress reflects on turning our anger and fear into hope.


Hacker Zine Says It Will Pay $10,000 For Trump's Tax Returns

“Guccifer 3.0, if you’re out there, this is what we need: We need somebody to get in and get these returns."